|Salary:||£30,395 to £39,609 With potential progression once in post to £42,036 a year. Grade 7.|
|Placed On:||16th August 2019|
|Closes:||26th September 2019|
Fixed Term Contract for 3 years
Full time starting salary is normally in the range £30,395 to £39,609. With potential progression once in post to £42,036 a year.
Professor Colin Watts and Dr Chiara Bardella are seeking a highly motivated individual for a postdoctoral position to work within a brain cancer research programme that seeks to understand the mechanisms that underpin the functional evolution of brain cancer and the impact of therapy.
Specifically, the post holder will investigate the impact of clonal diversity of cancer evolution and the emergence of treatment resistant disease in the context of IDH mutation and/or metabolic stress.
With a PhD in a relevant subject area and laboratory experience in cancer biology, you are expected to have practical experience in culturing primary cells, phenotyping, molecular cloning and functional assays. Proven experience in the isolation and enrichment of cancer cell subsets including immune cells and tumour-associated stroma from fresh tumour tissue will be required together with experience using & working with animal models of cancer in vivo.
The main duties and responsibilities will include:
The successful candidate will need to have:
For informal enquiries, please contact Professor Colin Watts Email: C.Watts.firstname.lastname@example.org or Chiara Bardella Email: C.Bardella@bham.ac.uk
Closing date: 26 September 2019
To download the full job description and details of this position and submit an electronic application online please click on the Apply Online button below or visit www.hr.bham.ac.uk/jobs Please quote Job Ref 81198 in all enquiries.
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